US court grants injunction preventing penalties for lawyers supporting ICC

A federal judge in the Southern District of New York has granted the motion of Open Society Justice Initiative and 4 professors at law for a preliminary injunction, which will temporarily prevent the Trump administration from enforcing the IEEPA’s civil or criminal penalty provisions against the plaintiffs for alleged conduct in violation of Executive Order 13928 (Blocking Property of certain …

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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